Taught course

Sports Coaching MSc

University of Worcester · Institute of Sport and Exercise Science

Entry requirements

Students will normally have a 2:1 classification in a sport related degree.

Students who hold a sport-related degree classification of either 2:2 (or below), or, a non-sport related degree will be considered on a case by case basis and may be required to submit a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate coaching experience.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Sports Coaching MSc enables current practitioners to develop their conceptual understanding of coaching in sport. The course blends vocational and theoretical learning to explore a wide range of disciplines, including pedagogy, leadership and performance analysis. You will also analyse problems from different perspectives, apply knowledge to professional settings and develop into an effective and reflective coach.

Information for international students

The IELTS score for international applicants is 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in each component). Other English Language qualifications will be considered.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Office
01905 855111